Latino chamber of commerce to host event marking fifth anniversary

Jessica Acosta
Jessica Acosta

Tickets are available for an upcoming event hosted by the Western Colorado Latino Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the organization.

The event will include a presentation by Jessica Acosta, founder and chief executive officer of Environmental Consulting Services in Denver.

The event is scheduled for Feb. 21 starting at 5 p.m. at the Chez Lena Restaurant on the Western Colorado Community College campus at 2508 Blichmann Ave. in Grand Junction. The event will include food, beverages and live music.

Tickets sell for $25. For more information, call 712-8663, log on to or send an e-mail to

Acosta and her construction consulting firm have won numerous awards. Acosta has been named one of the top young and influential professionals by ColoradoBiz magazine. She also ranks among the top women in business in a list compiled by the Denver Business Journal. Environmental Consulting Services ranks among the fastest-growing and minority owned businesses in lists compiled by the Denver Business Journal.

Founded in 2013, the Western Colorado Latino Chamber of Commerce provides members with range of services that include training and networking events. The organization also offers cultural consultation on marketing to the Latino population.